Here are some great resources for further research.
National Sleep Foundation
National Sleep Foundation Sleep Care Center members are healthcare providers committed to promoting public understanding of sleep and sleep disorders and supporting sleep-related education, research and advocacy to improve public health and safety in their communities.
American Sleep Apnea Association
The American Sleep Apnea Association, founded in 1990, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that promotes awareness of sleep apnea, works for continuing improvements in treatments for this serious disease, and advocates for the interests of sleep apnea patients. Our mission is simple:
The American Sleep Apnea Association is dedicated to reducing injury, disability, and death from sleep apnea and to enhancing the well-being of those affected by this common disorder. The ASAA promotes education and awareness, the ASAA A.W.A.K.E. Network of voluntary mutual support groups, research, and continuous improvement of care.
ResMed changes lives by developing, manufacturing and distributing medical equipment for treating, diagnosing, and managing sleep-disordered breathing and other respiratory disorders.
We develop innovative products to improve the health and quality of life of those who suffer from these conditions, and we work to raise awareness of the potentially serious health consequences of untreated sleep-disordered breathing.
Sleep and Respiratory Care - Breathe easier, sleep more naturally
Philips Respironics, a global leader in the sleep and respiratory markets, is passionate about providing solutions that lead to healthier patients, healthier practices, and healthier businesses. For us, innovation is driven by gaining insight into the needs of the people who use our products in the areas of sleep apnea management, oxygen therapy, noninvasive ventilation and respiratory drug delivery.
Fisher & Paykel Healthcare
We are a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of products and systems for use in respiratory care, acute care, and the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea.
Our products and systems are sold in over 120 countries worldwide. We sell our products through direct sales offices operations in most of our major markets, and a network of distributors that sell to hospitals, homecare providers and other manufacturers of medical devices.
To live the life you want, take an active role in your sleep therapy. Sleep apnea therapy can help you sleep better at night and be more active during the day. The free DreamMapper* app and web-based software can help keep you motivated.
Wake Up to Sleep
Wake Up to Sleep, ResMed's comprehensive patient support community, was inspired by patients to help others better understand sleep apnea and embrace sleep therapy as a way to improve their health and quality of life. Accompanying patients throughout their journey from awareness through successful treatment, the community enables patients to return to a happy, healthy and energy-filled life.